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How We Worry
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 HOW WE WORRY

 Writers worry about stories

Salesmen worry about selling

Bus drivers worry about stopping

Kids worry about homework

Maids worry about dust

 

Musicians worry about tunes

Dogs worry about their owner’s whereabouts

Cats worry about his next bowl of milk

Birds worry about nests

Grandma worries about grandchildren

 

Growers worry about rain

Taxi drivers worry about tips

Pilots worry about the weather

Nurses worry about cardiac arrests

Doctors worry about getting sued

Stewardess worry about rages

 

Students worry about exams

Lawyers worry about winning the case

Alcoholics worry about whiskey

Booksellers worry about best sellers

 

Boutique owners worry about styles

Filmmakers worry about edits

Engineers worry about measurements

Chefs worry about scorching

Journalists worry about deadlines

 

Joggers worry about injuries

Student worry about grades

Bank tellers worry about cash flow

Wine makers worry about berries

Teachers worry about attendance

 

and I worry about what will happen

to my heart when you decide to leave.